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Avis A. (Anderson) Berry

August 10, 1927 ~ November 22, 2020 (age 93)


Avis Ada Berry, 93, of Cambridge passed away on Sunday, November 22, 2020 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital.

She was born August 10, 1927 in Cherokee, Iowa to Guy and Hallie (O'Bannon) Anderson.  She was raised there and graduated from Wilson High School in 1945.

On October 30, 1947 she was united in marriage to John Berry Sr. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee, Iowa.  They lived in Newell, Iowa until 1959 the family moved to Wahkon, MN.  They owned and operated a resort on Mille Lacs Lake before moving to Cambridge in 1977.  Avis worked in Food Service at the Cambridge State Hospital for a number of years.  

She was a longtime active member of Christ The King Catholic Church in Cambridge.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband John in February 2006, daughters Lorraine O'Neal, Kathy Hultgren, and son John Berry Jr.   

Avis is survived by her children, Sally Moore of Sarasota, FL, Jim (Theresa) Berry of Cambridge, Corinne Schunk of Sarasota, FL, son-in-law Bruce Hultgren of Bloomington, 16 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren, other relatives and friends.  

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11AM, Friday, May 14, 2021 at Christ The King Catholic Church in Cambridge with visitation from 10 -11 am at the church.   Graveside Service will be 1:00 PM, Sunday, May 16, 2021 at Afton Township Cemetery in Cherokee, Iowa

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May 14, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Christ The King Catholic Church
230 N. Fern Street
Cambridge, MN 55008

Mass of Christian Burial
May 14, 2021

11:00 AM
Christ The King Catholic Church
230 N. Fern Street
Cambridge, MN 55008

Graveside Service
May 16, 2021

1:00 PM
Afton Township Cemetery
490th Street & T Avenue
Cerokee County, IA 51012

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